PDA Operating Systems

  • PDA's are found in two categories such as the Palm operating system and Microsoft's operating system which is termed as Windows Mobile.
  • Windows Mobile operating systems with PDA’s are recognized as Pocket PCs.
  • The capacity to draw and drop files from PDA to computer and vice versa is very interesting.
  • It does not struggle with third party software to complete such.

Palm OS

  • Palm one is considered as the inventor of the Palm OS, but it is also utilized by Sony technology.
  • There is a "stylus" or "pen" which is utilized to faucet the onscreen keyboard or to write on the window in "Graffiti", which is fast shorthand document system.
  • Te time and attempt can be saved by downloading the information from the computer to PDA.
  • Latest models possess extension niches that permit to enhance extras like special accessories or memory.
  • A major amount of software applications are also obtainable for usage on Palm PDA.
  • It should be kept in mind the more software applications is downloaded the more memory is required by PDA.
  • The batteries possesses by Palm One alternatives are rechargeable but not disposable. Thus if the batteries are disposed the PDA and the information on it are also gone along with it.
  • Palm Operating system is regarded as the multitasking user, but one task at a single time is applicable for applications.
  • The user utilizes one application at a time like one application program must be completed before the next can be selected.
  • This constraint permits the operating system to dedicate total attention to the application that is open.
  • The space required by the system for any application that is running is kept in active, reusable random access memory.

Pocket PC

  • The Pocket PC is a type of tiny version of computer possessing its work processing and spreadsheet software.
  • Generally, an email program is obtainable that houses essential Microsoft attachments such as Excel and Word documents.
  • Moreover to make PDA an expansion of home computer, these programs re needed installed on the computer to exploit the information on the PDA.
  • While managing all daily data, favorite tunes in an MP3 player can e attuned.
  • The batteries, lithium ion, are both rechargeable and replaceable.

Features of PDA

  • Pocket PC is totally a portable pc that functions on Windows XP with the utilities and more of a PDA possessing cell phone and laptop ability.
  • It boasts 40 GB hard drive, internet accessibility, email and a good chat on the phone.
  • The entire Microsoft Office Suite, Tablet C and a ton of other applications, and then send the hard work via email can be possible to run.
  • It also presents three USB high speed ports, microphone, phone jack, headset, compact Flash, and mouse controls. If you want there is available a keyboard as well to enable easy input.
  • Sometimes availability of keyboard for easy input can also be provided.
  • It also provides the spectacular benefits of medical, research, engineering, retail and military fields.
  • The alluring feature of the PDA is in its size to performance ratio as being so small and suitable item can perform huge and hard tasks.
  • The size of the PDA depends on the varieties of work performed by it.
  • The PDA model which is simpler to read and display or keyboard is larger and heavier and also if it is required for digital camera functions and other high tech items, the PDA will definitely increase in physical size.
  • The size of the memory of PDA and the speed of its chip are fundamental to usability and expediency.
  • PDA processing speed of 200 megahertz and memory of at least 32 megabytes with the potentiality of intensifying is much more faster processor and the memory is also very.
  • Latest PDA possesses an extension slot for detachable memory cards enhancing the size of the PDA.
  • PDA has the ability to extend the usability of home and industry computer.
  • The computer can be connected to through cradle, which also acts as a battery recharge or by a cable that unites to the PDA and the computer.
  • Some PDA provides an extension slot for a wireless networking card that can make the internet possible to operate at home or away.
  • Interchange of information with a computer and PDA through a wireless connection is also possible.
  • There are other features which are PDA provide such as fast internet connectivity, can retrieve email, listening to music, play games, cell phone usability, and provide facility of digital camera and connects current location through GPS.
  • Sling box owners can view and control the TV at home from any phone through PDA which is network facilitated and powered by Windows Mobile.